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Peter DeFazio's Public Statements on Issue: Trade

Full Name: Peter A. DeFazio
Office: U.S. House (OR) - District 4, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/1986
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 4
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Myrnie
Birth Date: 05/27/1947
Birth Place: Needham, MA
Home City: Springfield, OR
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
July 10, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative - House Democrats Call For USTR to Stop Using Distorted Data
July 9, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - European Tar Sands Policy
June 26, 2014 Lowering Gasoline Prices to Fuel an America That Works Act of 2014
June 26, 2014 Lowering Gasoline Prices to Fuel an America That Works Act of 2014
June 25, 2014 Lowering Gasoline Prices to Fuel an America That Works Act of 2014
June 25, 2014 Domestic Prosperity and Global Freedom Act
June 17, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers
June 12, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Feb. 11, 2014 Ranking Member DeFazio Statement on Administration Announcement on Illegal Wildlife Trade
Jan. 28, 2014 Rep. DeFazio Reacts to President's State of the Union Address
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Office of Management and Budget Director Sylvia Burwell - Illegal Timber Trade
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Office of the US Trade Representative - Halt TPP Impact on US Fisheries
Jan. 15, 2014 Administration is Seen as Retreating on Environment in Talks on Pacific Trade
Jan. 9, 2014 DeFazio Calls Fast Track Trade Bill "Wolf in Sheep's Clothing'
Jan. 8, 2014 Climate Change Deniers
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Outdated Fast Track For Trans-Pacific Partnership
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Irving Williamson, Chair, International Trade Commission - Protect Plywood Industry from Unfair Chinese Imports
Sept. 19, 2013 Politico - Peter DeFazio: Chinese Plywood Turning South Oregon into 'New Appalachia'
June 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations
Jan. 22, 2013 Harkin, DeFazio Welcome EU Action on Transaction Tax; Announce Plans to Reintroduce U.S. Bill
Nov. 16, 2012 Russia and Moldova Jackson-Vanik Repeal and Sergei Magnitsky Rule of Law Accountability Act of 2012
Oct. 2, 2012 Letter to Chairman Williamson and Commissioners
Oct. 2, 2012 Wyden, Merkley, Blumenauer, DeFazio, Schrader and Bonamici Call for Action on Unfair Chinese Subsidies to Paper Manufacturers
Oct. 1, 2012 DeFazio Backs Oregon Hardwood Plywood Manufacturers' Trade Petition Against China
Sept. 13, 2012 Trans-Pacific Parntership
Aug. 28, 2012 Letter to Ron Kirk, Ambassador United States Trade Representative - Request to Access as Observers for the Trans-Pacific Partnership
June 19, 2012 Conservation and Economic Growth Act
March 6, 2012 Letter to President Obama
March 6, 2012 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Leader Pelosi, Majority Leader Cantor, and Democratic Whip Hoyer
Dec. 9, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 8, 2011 Letter to Chairman Hensarling and Chairwoman Murray, Co- Chairs of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Nov. 7, 2011 Joint Tax Committee Finds Harkin, DeFazio Wall Street Trading and Speculators Tax Generates More Than $350 Billion
Nov. 3, 2011 Lawmakers Introduce Targeted Wall Street Trading Tax
Nov. 2, 2011 Fox News "Your World with Cavuto" - Transcript
Oct. 19, 2011 Letter to Ron Kirk, United States Trade Representative
Oct. 13, 2011 DeFazio Stands With Workers, Votes No on Three Job-Killing Trade Agreements
Oct. 13, 2011 United States-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act
Oct. 12, 2011 United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
Oct. 11, 2011 Providing for Consideration of Senate Amendment to Hr 2832, Extending the Generalized System of Preference; Providing for Consideration of HR 3078 United States-Columbia Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act; Providing for Consideration of HR 3079
Oct. 11, 2011 Trade Policy That Creates Jobs In America
Oct. 4, 2011 Letter to President Barack Obama
July 8, 2011 Kildee Leads 27 House Members in Call to Obama to Include Worker Protections in Free Trade Agreements
June 23, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of The United States of America
June 23, 2011 Urges President to Stand Up to OPEC Price Gouging
June 15, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
June 7, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ben Bernake, Chairman, Board of Governors for the Federal Reserve System
April 15, 2011 Defazio Defends American Workers; Introduces Bill to Rethink Job-Killing Trade Agreements
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